Burwood Group, Inc.

Chicago,  IL 
United States
http://www.burwood.com
  • Booth: MP64

Burwood Group is a healthcare IT consulting firm and systems integrator. Since 1997 we've helped over 180 healthcare organizations create clinical collaboration, facility transformation, and change management solutions that improve patient safety, quality, and satisfaction outcomes. Our clients experience improved workflow automation, increased clinical alert relevancy, and streamlined communication at the point of care. Headquartered in Chicago with national reach, we strive to create smarter healthcare solutions that result in better patient outcomes.


 Press Releases

  • San Diego, CA – August 16, 2017 – Burwood Group, a leading consulting firm that bridges business strategy and technology solutions, announced today that Chris Pond has been named President of Burwood Cloud Services, tasked with building upon the success of the Managed Services team while shaping Burwood’s future direction around service-oriented architecture and the cloud management model.

    “Since Chris began consulting with us six years ago, he has helped shape our strategy, support the team in sales pursuits, coach and mentor team members, and has challenged us to think creatively about Burwood’s future,” said Jim Hart, President at Burwood Group. “Appointing Chris to our leadership team positions Burwood to meet the incredible demand and growth in our Managed and Cloud Services business. Chris’ proven expertise building businesses and his passion for innovating will ensure we achieve our goal of being the best and most differentiated company in this space.”

    Chris Pond is a visionary leader with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. He brings a wealth of experience in advising various companies and is a past entrepreneur and business owner, having founded Network Insight, which was acquired by Centerbeam. He has served on several boards including Cirrascale Inc., Ximed Medical Group Foundation, WebMetrics, San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, Technology Board, and others.

    “Although it feels that I have been part of the Burwood team for several years now, this transition is extremely exciting for me,” said Pond. “I am honored to have the opportunity to help accomplish great things for our clients by shaping the vision for Burwood’s as-a-Service and cloud management models.”

    In his new role, Pond will lead and execute the strategy for Burwood Group’s Cloud Solutions including its soon-to-be released Burwood Multi-Cloud Management Platform. The platform will enable Burwood customers to control their own cloud strategy while avoiding cloud lock-in by creating true application portability, automated provisioning, and improving cost visibility and efficiencies.

    “As an industry we have traded vendor lock-in for cloud lock-in,” said Pond. “By using the Burwood Multi-Cloud Management Platform powered by RightScale, our clients have the opportunity to truly deploy a multi-cloud strategy and avoid the cloud lock-in.”

    About Burwood Group, Inc. 
    Burwood Group is a systems integrator, helping forward-thinking IT leaders deliver knowledge to the end-user within the organization’s unique business context to increase profitability, reduce risk, and enhance customer loyalty. We partner with leading technology and service organizations to provide tailored product and industry solutions. We work to ensure an optimal fit for each individual client. Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Burwood Group serves local, national, and international clients. We pride ourselves in being trusted business advisors to clients by providing smarter solutions that deliver better outcomes. Visit http://www.burwood.com.

    For additional information, please submit an inquiry or reach out directly to:
    Priscilla Davé
    Content Marketing Manager
    312-327-4763
    pdave@burwood.com

  • San Diego, CA, May 17, 2017 – Burwood Group, Inc., announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Joanna Robinson, Regional Vice President for West Coast Operations, to its prestigious 2017 Women of the Channel list. The executives who comprise this annual list span the IT channel, representing vendors, distributors, solution providers, and other organizations who figure prominently in the channel ecosystem. Women of the Channel honorees are selected based on their professional accomplishments, demonstrated expertise and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.

    Robinson is an award-winning, high-energy leader with more than 15 years of experience in professional services, business development strategy, channel partner management, and operations. Under her leadership, Burwood Group has doubled the size of its Western Region within the last year, opened a new office in Irvine, California, as well as its newest Operations Center in San Diego. Robinson joined Burwood in 2016 from Novitex Enterprise Solutions (previously Pitney Bowes Management Services), where she ran a $70M business for the organization’s healthcare practice and led business development for its legal solutions. In 2015, Robinson won the prestigious Stevie Award for excellence in Sales & Customer Service, in addition to the Sales Director of the Year award in February 2015. Robinson received her Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business.

    “These extraordinary executives support every aspect of the channel ecosystem, from technical innovation to marketing to business development, working tirelessly to keep the channel moving into the future,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “They are creating and elevating channel partner programs, developing fresh go-to-market strategies, strengthening the channel’s network of partnerships and building creative new IT solutions, among many other contributions. We congratulate all the 2017 Women of the Channel on their stellar accomplishments and look forward to their future success.”

    “Joanna is an exceptional leader and team builder who has created a dynamic work environment that fosters shared success and epitomizes the Burwood culture,” said Jim Hart, President at Burwood Group. “We are thrilled to see her recognized for her outstanding leadership, vision, and unique role in driving channel growth and innovation.”

    “It is a very exciting time for women in Information Technology and I am truly honored to receive this award and be featured among an exceptional representation of female executives in IT,” said Joanna Robinson, Regional VP, West Coast Operations at Burwood Group. “In the last year, Burwood’s Western region team has accelerated our growth and business development efforts, strengthening Burwood’s network of partnerships, and creating innovative IT solutions to meet our clients’ needs. I look forward to building on this success and driving further channel growth in the months and years to come.”

    Learn more about Joanna Robinson, Burwood Group’s Regional VP, Western Region.

    For additional information, please submit an inquiry or reach out directly to:
    Priscilla Davé
    Content Marketing Manager
    312-327-4763
    pdave@burwood.com

  • Burwood Group has received the award for 2016 North America Citrix Solution Advisor Partner of the Year at the 2017 Citrix Summit in Anaheim, CA.

    CHICAGO, IL, USA – January 25, 2017 – Burwood Group, a leading consulting firm that bridges business strategy and technology solutions, announced today that among thousands of Citrix partners, it has received one of the highest annual distinctions: 2016 North America Citrix Solution Advisor Partner of the Year for its commitment to provide the most effective, transformative solutions to its customers. The award, which is reserved for Citrix partners who hold at least two Citrix specializations and is based on a number of factors including total net new partner sourced bookings and total Citrix Advisor Rewards validated bookings, was announced at the 2017 Citrix Summit in Anaheim, CA.

    “It is a privilege to be named a Partner of the Year by Citrix,” said Jim Hart, President at Burwood Group, a Citrix Platinum Solution Advisor. “Citrix has been an exceptional partner and key part of our strategy. Our teams have collaborated to deliver many projects that have greatly enhanced how Citrix’s solutions enable our clients’ business. This award is a testament to the technical skills, experience, and hard work of our teams.”

    “Citrix is honored to recognize Burwood Group as the North America CSA Partner of the Year for its exceptional achievements in 2016,” said Rafael Garzon, Vice President, Americas Partners at Citrix. “Burwood has demonstrated its commitment to our mutual customers and its unwavering ability to drive new opportunities to provide them with technology and business strategy to enable their organizations to thrive. We are excited to build on this relationship in 2017 and the years ahead.”

    About Burwood Group 
    Burwood Group is a systems integrator, helping forward-thinking IT leaders deliver knowledge to the end-user within the organization’s unique business context to increase profitability, reduce risk and enhance customer loyalty. We partner with leading technology and service organizations to provide tailored product and industry solutions. We work to ensure an optimal fit for each individual client. Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Burwood Group serves local, national and international clients. We pride ourselves in being trusted business advisors to clients by providing smarter solutions that deliver better outcomes. Visit http://www.burwood.com.

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    For additional information, please submit an inquiry or reach out directly to:
    Priscilla Kunamalla
    Content Marketing Manager
    312-327-4763
    pkunamalla@burwood.com

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